Regional Anaesthesia at Columbia University/NYPH Medical Center, New York

12 month post
Salary $60,396


Training to become experts in perioperative pain medicine and management of complex patients.
Use of ultrasound guided peripheral nerve blocks, with and without nerve stimulator, and continuous catheters, in orthopaedic, vascular, breast and abdominal surgeries.
Currently perform 2000 peripheral nerve blocks and 400 peripheral nerve catheters anuually.

60-80% of time spent in clinical duties, the rest protected for research and admin.
Clinical time spent in dedicated 4-bed holding area, performing and teaching regional anaesthesia thechniques to residents.  Opportunities also to join acute pain team.

Expected to partake in research, contribute to weekly journal club, teach medical students in anatomy lab.
No on-call commitments


Contact: Anthony Robin Brown
Telephone: (+1) 212 305 3166

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